how do i decode a vin number on 2001 Ford Taurus

how can i tell what the vin number means

by in Greenville, TX on March 18, 2013
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2 answers
ANSWER by , March 18, 2013
your vin number is basicly a tracking tool for the vehicle. if you are lookin to buy a new or used vehicle, this # when run against dmv data base will tell you if the ride has any outstanding leans on it, has had any major repairs(accidents) covered by insurance claim, or is stolen. it can tell you if there were any recalls also.
ANSWER by , March 06, 2015
You can check your Ford VIN number with any online VIN decoder, e.g